|Safety with Animals|
Shows how to approach and handle animals, both wild and domestic, with an emphasis on dogs and horses. Surveys the general field of safety around animals pointing out the need for knowledge and skill, the dangers in handling wild animals and how to handle trained animals. Filmmakers seems to torment both kids and animals in the process of making this film. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: kids and kritters; kids in peril
Downloads: 6,776 (4 reviews)
|Goldilocks and the Three Bears|
The classic fable is told with live trained bears and a cloyingly sweet young girl. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: kids and kritters; kids in peril
Downloads: 19,653 (2 reviews)
|Frances and Her Rabbit|
Shows a girl who draws a picture with her rabbit's help. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: kids and kritters
Downloads: 4,168 (2 reviews)
|Skipper Learns A Lesson|
In a departure from Sid Davis' traditional "kids in peril" scenarios, this film introduces us to Skipper - a bigoted dog who doesnt like the "funny looking' diverse neighborhood kids that his owner is playing with. Skipper also has problems with the neighborhood dogs, but learns his lesson when he accidentally gets covered in poster paint. Even though this film is awkward and the message is forced, it is one of the first made for young children that addresses the problems of racial intolerance...
Keywords: social engineering; kids and kritters
Downloads: 4,472 (7 reviews)
|Ghost Rider - George Thurman, Chuck Ungar|
Kevin, feeling very sad and lonely after spending his first day in a new junior high school meets a young girl on his bus ride home who drops a pencil and suddenly disappears. Is this mysterious young girl a ghost of a girl who died on a bus years before? Why is she so adamant that Kevin learn bus safety rules? Like many films from the late 1970s and early 1980s, this film uses supernatural elements to keep kids' attention...
Keywords: school bus society; kids in peril
Downloads: 22,792 (23 reviews)
|Joy Ride - an Auto Theft|
This cautionary tale was aimed towards young, thrill-seeking teens. The exciting car chase at the end of the film may have glamorized joy-riding to students more than actually demonize it. If nothing else, the film reveals the primary perpetrator of auto thefts - bored, horny boys. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: driver education; juvenile deliquency; kids in peril
Downloads: 20,180 (15 reviews)
Because of his recklessness and foolish behavior, Johnny has an accident while riding his bicycle. His brother finds there are several reasons for Johnny's accident and helps him to overcome his attitude and improve his bike riding habits. While mild compared to other Sid Davis films, we still can see the Sid Davis trademarks: voice-over narration, kids in peril and great illustrations. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC.
Keywords: safety; kids in peril; sid davis
Downloads: 9,766 (5 reviews)
|Alcohol Is Dynamite|
Teens Bud and Jack, eager to get some alcohol from the liquor store, ask the adult to buy it for them. Instead, the adult tells them a story of three teenagers who learn the hard way that "alcohol is a violent narcotic. In true Sid Davis form, the story ends with one innocent teen being killed and one who becomes an alcoholic bum, leaving the others to deal with guilt from their night of reckless abandon To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact ...
Keywords: evil alcohol; juvenile deliquency; kids in peril; sid davis
Downloads: 22,567 (10 reviews)
|Discovery's Baby Animal Tales with Jake: Cuddly Cubs - Discovery Communications Inc.|
"...time for a little fun with a lot of baby animals! Join our friendly four-legged canine storyteller Jake, plus his puppy pals Lucy, Scooter, and Ralphie....a wonderful tale about the cutest baby bears...."
Keywords: vhs; Kids; Kodiak; Black bears
|The Biggest Bears! - Skyriver Films|
"WINNER 1994 Best Educational Program....a fun-filled educational story narrated by a five year old Alaskan boy, we discover the mighty Alaska grizzly and take a really great romp through some of the wildest places in The Last Frontier."
Keywords: vhs; Daniel Katz; Kids 2-8
|DOPE EXCERPTS 1 - Michael Aldrich|
Dope, Baseball Drugs, Music Videos, Desperately Seeking Susan, Kids and Drug Abuse, The Color Purple, Geraldo Rivera on Drug Testing, Midnight Express, The Breakfast Club, Traci Lords, Moscone Law, January - May 1986. See scans of liner notes for detailed content.
Keywords: vhs; Drugs; San Francisco; Oakland; Berkeley; Baseball Drugs; Music Videos; Desperately Seeking Susan; Kids and Drug Abuse; The Color Purple; Geraldo Rivera on Drug Testing; Midnight Express; The Breakfast Club; Traci Lords; Moscone Law; January - May 1986
|The Sports Plus: After School Program - Joseph Bowab|
"In the summer of 1997, four community-based organizations teamed up to pilot the Sports PLUS After School Program(Positive Learning Using Sports) in the City of Lawrence, Massachusetts. This exciting literature-based youth development program illustrates the profound impact that community partnerships can have on children. The story of Sports Plus is a story about real teamwork. It's a story about being active thinkers and players...
Keywords: vhs; kids reading; writing; speaking; and the thinking skills into the subject of sports